Virginia's $1.3B Tax-Hike Package Sails Through Senate

Vadum, Matthew
April 2004
Bond Buyer;4/28/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31872, p28
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Reports on the approval of the Virginia Senate to a fiscal package that would raise taxes as part of an effort to close the projected gap in the fiscal 2005-06 biennial budget. Return of half of the extra half-cent to localities for public education and the other half would go to the state's general fund; Support of legislators on the proposal to raise taxes by $3.8 billion; Position of governor Mark R. Warner about the proposal.


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